June Gaston

This memory bank follows June from the stories of her parents and grandparents; to her early years growing up in Yonkers; through her adult years of becoming a teacher and marrying Steve. Chapter 2 captures the voice of June's mother, Agnes Imhof Gaston, as she describes her experience during WWII. Chapter 5 includes other voices from the past.

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“I always wanted to be a teacher”

1:05

“I majored in English”

1:24

“You're going to need a Masters”

1:46

“My teaching career begins”

1:42

“I had a great retirement bash”

1:27

“The setup”

1:53

“Getting engaged”

1:22

“The wedding”

1:22

“The best decision we ever made”

0:52

“Forgiveness”

1:39

“Favorite books”

1:26